Tournament in the Grand' Place, Brussels

De leone belgico, eiusque topographica atque historica descriptione liber, quinque partibus gubernatorum Philippi regis Hispaniarum ordine, distinctus ...Francisci Hogenbergii centum & XII figuris ornatus; rerumque in Belgio maxime gestarum, inde ab anno

Artist Unidentified artist, Dutch, 16th century (Dutch)


Dimensions

19 x 28.1 cm (7 1/2 x 11 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.616

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Judging from printed text on verso (visible, although mounted down) this is a book illustration.

Inscription

Typographical heading visible on verso: TOPOGRAPHICA ATQUE HISTORICA DEONIS BELGICI DESCRIPTIO; 1500 in graphite at right center margin.

Provenance

Purchased by donor in 1968 from A. Van Loock, print and book dealer in Brussels

Credit Line

Gift of Maureen Mahoney